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  • Forum Reply: Re: Looking to upgrade my PC for upcoming Diablo 3, please help.

    Sapphire http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-102-934&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=-1&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTab=true&Keywords=530&Page=1#scrollFullInfo HIS http://www.newegg.com/Product...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Intel, Nvidia,or OEM Dell MOIB Design

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  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Inspiron 530 Motherboard

    Has anyone done any new upgrades to their 530. I have a Nvidia 8600 and want to upgrade to something modern. I can get a new PSU but the MB only supports PCIe 1x16 Anyone have any suggestions?
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 5150 video card upgrade

    Im upgrading my dell dimension 5150 so it can be used as an htpc as well as occasional gaming (titles not available on the PS3 or that are better suited for PC such as crysis, orange box, fall out 3 etc..). Of course i do understand that there are limitations, such as my old p4 processor, but my goal...
  • Forum Thread: i need help with a video card for my inspiron 531

    hello if it's possible can some one refer me to a list of video cards that'll work on my 531??? i ordered a radeon hd 2600 after dell told me that it would work but it's the wrong card.... so now i'll have to send it back rat's!!! they now are saying that the gforce 8600...
  • Forum Thread: Frame rate problem with my XPS M1330

    I don't game regularly on my computer, but Mass Effect 2 was too good of a game to pass up since I don't have a 360. Even so, I'm having a horrible experience trying to get the game working correctly on my laptop. I did everything I could to increase performance such as lowering Anitaliasing...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4700- what's the best compatible graphics card under $100?

    I've been wanting to buy Age of Empires III, but I tried the trial and honestly the graphics on my computer stink. I just want to know which graphics card (preferably PCI-E) would best improve the graphics of AOE III and the overall perfomance of my computer without breaking the bank (a small bank...
  • Forum Thread: refund on video cards

    how long does it take for dell to refund my cash in to my account?? it's been almost two week's and still no credit's....... it did'nt take them but one secound to withdraw it from my account so why don't they put it back!!!
  • Forum Thread: xps 630 is it a good gamming computer ?

    i just bought this thing and im wondering how everyone thinks about it in the gaming realm XPS 630, Intel Core2 processorQ6600 (2.40Ghz,1066FSB) w/Quad Core Technology and 8MB cache 8GB DDR2 SDRAM at 800MHz - 4X2GB AMD Radeon 4850 - P117a Dell S2409W 24 inch WidescreenFlat Panel Monitor i havnt...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 9100 (2011) PSU and GPU Question

    Hi, I'm planning on buying the top of the line (performance) XPS 9100 that is currently on sale for $1099 through the signature event special offer that ends on 9/21. I am planning on upgrading the standard GPU to the AMD Radeon HD 6870 through dell and I'm also going to add USB 3.0 through dell...
  • Forum Reply: Re: i need help with a video card for my inspiron 531

    ok well dell told me that it was the wrong card because i have a flat screen 17 inch monitor...... so then when i reinstalled my drivers for the old built in card the pc could not find the internet...... so we had to get another new dell...... now idk much about video card's but i need help...
  • Forum Thread: Thinking of the Studio XPS 16, BUT, help me Choose

    hey guys, I live in NZ and i've decided to buy myself a studio xps 16 laptop. I need it mostly to play gameslike crysis, COD4, assassins creed etc etc. But heres the deal, http://www1.ap.dell.com/content/products/productdetails.aspx/laptop-studio-xps-16?c=nz&cs=nzdhs1&l=en&s...
  • Forum Thread: XPS M1730 end of life?

    I have noticed that more and more options for the XPS m1730 are being removed from the website, Dell just canceled my order for one because they said they will no longer be carrying the Intel X9000 processor, I have a new one on order now with a core 2 duo 2.6 gig and the dual 9800gt cards. I have...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Dimension e521 Upgrade help (for gaming)

    Hi everybody I'm new to this forum, but reading around on other people's questions, this seems like a great place to get some help. And yes, I do realize i'm an idiot and know very little about computers, so feel free to leave those ego-inflating comments as well I own a Dell Dimension...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Call of Duty World at war

    I have a vostro 1700 running on Vista Business. My problem is that I have no sound when starting the game. The sound seems to disapear long after I exit the game unless you reboot. Later I found out that restarting the Audio service in window services will bring the sound back on. I have a sigmatel...
  • Forum Thread: Studio XPS 435t good for gaming?

    Hello all, I recently purchased a Dell Studio XPS 435t. I want a decent gaming machine. I plan on putting a 650-750 watt power supply in it. Then I will add a good graphics card (hopefully I'll be able to afford a x2 card). Will the lack of ability to run dual graphics cards hurt me too much in...
  • Forum Thread: Can I upgrade my Inspiron 546?

    Im trying to upgrade my dell inspiron 546 due to lack of funds to build a new rig. I have bought graphics cards in past, but ive never bought a PSU or put in a PSU before, but I am sure, with guidance I could certainly do it. I want to make sure these parts will actually work with my inspiron before...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 420 New Power Supply

    Hi all. Long story short, I was fiddling with my 8800GT and slipped with my screwdriver and knocked a tiny transistor off, so I'm out a video card now and I need a new one. I've been swaying between the NVidia GTX 260 and ATI Radeon 4870, leaning a bit toward the ATI right now. But that's...
  • Forum Thread: XPS M1330 is better spec'ed than my Acer, but the Acer plays games better??

    Any advice? I have an XPS M1330 w/ T7250 2.00GHz processor, 2GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS and Windows Vista Home Premium. I've tried playing games like Battle For Middle Earth II, Oblivion and Tomb Raider. Obviously this would be on lower settings, as it's not a mega-gaming machine. While...
  • Forum Thread: Best card for Dell optiplex 755 SFF

    Hi guys, I own a Dell Optiplex 755 SFF and I am a gamer so I need to know which is the best card that could fit in Dell optiplex 755 SFF ( SMALL FORM FACTOR ) , I am ready to buy any power supply ( Max is 275 W if I am right ), I did some research on internet and I think that Geforce 8400GT Low-profile...
  • Forum Thread: Need advise on how to upgrade the Dell Dimension XPS Generation 3

    Hi Guys First time writer, long time dell user. I've had my Xps for about 4 years now, and Call of Duty 5 came out yesterday. I went out, happily thinking I'd be able to play, but it didnt work!. I have the same problem if trying to play any games made by ubisoft. I have about 5 new games...
  • Forum Thread: XPS Studio - ATI 4850 temperature concerns

    Hello everyone, Today my new Dell XPS Studio machine arrived - Intel i7 2.66GHz processor, 6GB RAM, ATI4850 card, Vista 64bit. This machine will be used for work and gaming. The only game I really play is World of Warcraft. Today I installed Warcraft and started playing - it works amazingly...
  • Forum Thread: help choosing a laptop for gaming

    I want help choosing a new laptop to replace my old desktop for gaming that I can take to college. I really want to be able to run Napoleon: Total War I think these are the system requirements Recommended: OS: Windows Vista/XP/7 Processor: 2.6 GHz Dual Core CPU Memory: 2 GB RAM (XP), 4 GB...
  • Forum Thread: CPU cooling

    Ok just want to hear from like minds.I have a 518 inspirion with a E2220 and i keep looking in speedfan(great app) and my gpu and cpu temps are always hot like gpu is 65C idle and 70 to 75c under load and my cpu is always up to 85c and i was wonder what cooler to use to keep it cool i actually just had...
  • Forum Thread: Gaming System Confusion

    The gaming system lineup offered by Dell seems confusing to me. What is considered the top-of-the-line gaming system from Dell? I ask because it seems no matter which model I look at, it’s missing something... Speculation based on the model numbers leads me to believe that the XPS 435 is a sort...